The House extensions Specialists Abbey Mead
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Abbey Mead, KT16 8 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house extensions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Abbey Mead
Most house extensions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free House extensions Consultation
We offer free house extensions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in house extensions in house extensions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:renovation near Abbey Mead, KT16 8
renovation near Chertsey, KT16 8
home improvement near Laleham, TW18 1
kitchen renovation near Chertsey Meads, KT16 8
house refurbishments near Addlestonemoor, KT15 2
house refurbishments near Shepperton Green, TW17 0
kitchen renovation near Shepperton, TW17 0
house refurbishments near Addlestone, KT15 1
kitchen renovation near Knowle Green, TW18 2
garage conversion near Thorpe, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and refurbishing is not something that we do very typically, so it goes without saying that picking a builder can be a tricky decision with substantial repercussions if you get it wrong. By avoiding these typical mistakes you’re most likely to take pleasure in a stress free construct and remove budget blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Rather simply, if you are extending or renovating you must just be speaking to contractors who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are building a new home you should just be talking to builders who are experienced in new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is a lot different about an extension that can quickly catch out a builder without that experience. It is not uncommon for brand-new home contractors to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling projects; however that is typically due to the fact that they don’t have the experience to prepare a quote that effectively handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting comprehensive quotes
Far too many individuals choose a builder based upon quotes that have a lot of essential products missing out on and that are not transparent. No matter how comprehensive and extensive the drawings may appear, there will generally be a lot of things missing out on from the illustrations that the builder has to prepare a thorough quote.
If the home builders have only been offered with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a lot of essential items missing out on from the quote and a very high likelihood that will result in extra costs and possible dispute with the builder. To avoid this you ought to always issue the home builders with an extensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Additions Schedule’s, like ProSpex ensure you comprehend what will be consisted of in the quote, guarantees that the quotes you get will be far more thorough and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Presuming that the most affordable quote is the best rate
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is significantly less expensive than the other quotes then you must be extremely cautious before you select that builder. A grouping of similar quotes need to be offering you some clues regarding exactly what the best cost is to complete the job. Picking a builder that has actually given a quote that is significantly less than other quotes may result in future concerns if in fact the builder has actually made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you desire is for the builder to take shortcuts and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a number of terms that you definitely should comprehend when examining quotes. If you don’t, you will be exposed to a greater threat of extra expenses during construction and your spending plan burning out. There are 2 key terms that will be crucial in your assessment of quotes.
For example, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you need to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has a responsibility to include figures that are sensible, there is likewise a big variety in the cost of numerous products that might be considered sensible. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets offered for over 3000. You should be especially alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are sometimes utilized to make a quote look competitive when in truth it might in fact be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more information on why it’s so important to comprehend Provisional Sums
Not talking to existing clients
It’s not difficult for contractors to provide you the details of a number of clients who they know have enjoyed with their services; and because of that asking home builders for recommendations is a little a waste of time as they are just going to give you details of individuals who will state the ideal thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better encouraged to ask the builder for the contact details of a few existing customers. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and more useful as they are still immersed in the process
Not knowing who you’ll be dealing with
Some builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on site daily, whilst some structure business will have a group of people and the person who prepares and provides the quote may not be your main contact throughout the construct … you might never ever see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for lots of months and a close working relationship will be crucial to make sure an effective result, so ensure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Not knowing what is left out from the quote
Among the very best ways to clarify what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to validate what is left out from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a fantastic way to discover any of those products that may have been assumed by either party are either included or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in difference if it is not explained at the beginning. A builder may price quote for lights, however that will typically just include the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is probably anticipating that light fittings are consisted of